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Camping Grounds Homestead FL

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Leisure Mobile Home Community
(305) 247-8915
28501 Sw 152nd Ave
Homestead, FL
 
Boardwalk Rv Park
(305) 248-2487
100 Ne 6th Ave
Homestead, FL
 
Camp Freedom
(305) 242-5758
25001 Southwest 167th Avenue
Homestead, FL
 
Florida City City Of
(305) 248-7889
601 Northeast 2nd Road
Homestead, FL
 
Alec`s Camper Center Inc
(305) 257-1103
23455 South Dixie Highway
Homestead, FL
 
Gold Coaster
(866) 786-3012
34850 S.w. 187th Ave.
Homestead, FL
 
Homestead Trailer Park
(305) 247-4021
31 Southeast 2nd Road
Homestead, FL
 
Pine Isle Mobile Home Park
(305) 248-0783
28600 Sw 132nd Ave
Homestead, FL
 
Southern Glades Youth Camp
(305) 246-2626
41600 Southwest 232nd Avenue
Homestead, FL
 
Chuck`s RV Repair
(305) 256-1780
14731 Southwest 156th Street
Miami, FL
 

Campsite Courtesy



"The highest compliment anybody can pay you occurs when he arrives at a campsite the day after you left it and wonders whether anyone's camped there recently," says Les. "Your objective should be to leave it much as it was when you got there, if not better."

According to Les, the first and foremost campsite rule is to leave no sign of human waste. He recommends using a shovel to dig a small hole, then using the shovel to properly cover any fecal matter and toilet tissue. It's disgusting to think about, but Les says he's seen more than one campsite ruined in this regard by discourteous campers.

When it comes to other kinds of refuse, he notes, "If you can pack it in, pack it out."Don't leave trash behind, even if it's not yours.

When pitching camp, Les says to make sure you're back a minimum of 200 feet from water and trails. "A water source is your prime requirement," he says of site selection. But, he adds, proximity to water often means boggy ground. To avoid damaging the area, look for a sandy or rocky strip of beach to use as water access.

Les also recommends that you check with jurisdiction authorities to determine current fire regulations. If your campsite has a pre-established fire pit, don't make a new one. If you're in an area that's never had a fire pit before, asbestos cloths made for such use helps protect the ground. When gathering fuel for your fire, use only dead and downed timber.

"We're really strong proponents of leave-no-trace camping,...

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